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How do I use this tutorial?Click each button below. Use the circles on the page to locate pieces of citation information, then try to create a citation with what you find. Check your answer when you are done!
Please note that not every article, book, and website will have all of the information in the exact same place, however, this is a good start to help you find citation elements.
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Constructing a Citation
Here is how to format some of the most common types of citations in ASA Style.
Author Last Name, First Name. Year. “Article Title in Title Caps and in Quotes.” Journal Title in Title Caps and Italicized Volume Number (Issue Number):page numbers of article. Retrieved September 20, 2013 (http://site.com/).
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Author or Web Domain Owner (Date of publication). "Title of document." City, ST: Name of Publisher. Retrieved Month Day, Year (http://Web address).
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Author Last Name, First Name. Year. Book Title in Title Caps and Italicized. Publishing City: Publisher.